Thursday, July 20, the body of the Spanish surrealist artist Salvador Dali will be exhumed for paternity. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the mayor of Figueres, where Dali joronen.
The exhumation will be carried out by the court, which satisfied the claim of the fortune-teller Pilar Abel Martinez, claiming that the artist was her father. According to Martinez, born in 1956, her mother had a secret relationship with Dalí in Port lligat (Girona), where she worked in the house of one of the local families.
In 1955, the mother moved to castelló d’empúries, where he married and some time later her daughter was born. Pilar said that she first heard about what is an illegitimate daughter Given, from my grandmother, mother’s formal father.
In 2015, Martinez filed a lawsuit to establish paternity, which was granted in June of this year. If the examination confirms that Gave her father, Pilar will be able to claim to his name and copyrights, as well as 25% of his inheritance. According to some estimates, it amounts to 300 million euros.
The grave of the artist is in the theater-Museum of Salvador Dali created himself in Figueres in 1983. He bequeathed to bury him so that the grave could walk, so the body buried in the floor of one room of the Museum and theatre.
In order to extract the remains of the artist will have to raise the stone slab, which weighs a ton. Work will begin in the evening after the Museum closes, and should be completed by Friday morning, July 21.
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